Posts tagged "Buddy Holly"

Song Of The Day by Eric Berman - "Party Doll" by Buddy Knox

  Song Of The Day – “Party Doll” by Buddy Knox Buddy Holly wasn’t the only rockabilly artist to come out of Texas in the late ’50s. Buddy Knox and his Rhythm Orchids featuring Jimmy Bowen on bass also sprang forth from the Lone Star State with this classic in 1957. Like Holly, Knox also... Read more »

Today in Music History: The Day the Music Died

Fifty-two years ago today, Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, and the Big Bopper were all killed in a plane crash.  Of course, this infamous day was further immortalized in Don McLean’s epic smash American Pie.  Here Buddy and the Crickets perform on the Arthur Murray Dance Party just over a year before the tragic day:  ... Read more »
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